Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 158 127
Rank change year-on-year +23 -31 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP 124 97 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.76% 1.36% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 3.54% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 85
City of London median daily rate £488 £526 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.36% +10.79% +2.98%
10th Percentile £344 £281 £313
90th Percentile £696 £770 £638
Central London median daily rate £505 £505 £464
% change year-on-year - +8.89% -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
City of London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year -73.08% - -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,696 2,743 2,869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 38.41% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,022 2,060 2,157
City of London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 59 47
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £50.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +2.86%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 57 (45.97%) Finance
2 28 (22.58%) Oracle
3 21 (16.94%) Java
4 20 (16.13%) SAP S/4HANA
5 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
6 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (13.71%) ERP
7 17 (13.71%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.90%) Middleware
8 16 (12.90%) HTML
8 16 (12.90%) XML
9 14 (11.29%) Unix
9 14 (11.29%) SAS
9 14 (11.29%) IBM
9 14 (11.29%) Financial Institution
9 14 (11.29%) Back Office
9 14 (11.29%) Actimize
9 14 (11.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 13 (10.48%) Project Management
11 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.06%) SAP BW
12 10 (8.06%) SQL
13 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
14 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
14 8 (6.45%) Migration
14 8 (6.45%) SAP HANA
14 8 (6.45%) Procure-to-Pay

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.29%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.81%) JBoss
3 1 (0.81%) Liferay
3 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (16.13%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (11.29%) Actimize
3 5 (4.03%) SAP CO
3 5 (4.03%) SAP FI
3 5 (4.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.03%) SAP MM
3 5 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (4.03%) SAP SD
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (3.23%) SAP SRM
5 3 (2.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.42%) SAP GTS
5 3 (2.42%) SAP HCM
6 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.61%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.61%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.61%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.84%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.61%) IaaS
3 2 (1.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Boomi
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.42%) Wireless
2 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) SAP BW
3 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.45%) SAP HANA
4 5 (4.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.42%) Big Data
6 3 (2.42%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.61%) Lumira
7 2 (1.61%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.61%) MySQL
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) Power BI
7 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) LSMW
1 2 (1.61%) Xdebug
2 1 (0.81%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 57 (45.97%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Back Office
2 14 (11.29%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.03%) Marketing
4 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Billing
5 4 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Analyst
2 27 (21.77%) Consultant
3 26 (20.97%) Business Analyst
4 21 (16.94%) Architect
5 12 (9.68%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Developer
7 10 (8.06%) SAP Architect
7 10 (8.06%) SAP Business Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) SAP Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Fraud Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Fraud Business Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) SAP Manager
9 8 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Implementation Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Implementation Consultant
10 6 (4.84%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.03%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.03%) ERP Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Programme Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) HTML
1 16 (12.90%) Middleware
1 16 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (2.42%) Spring
3 2 (1.61%) CSS
3 2 (1.61%) CSS3
3 2 (1.61%) DOM
3 2 (1.61%) LAMP
3 2 (1.61%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.61%) SAPUI5
3 2 (1.61%) Silex
3 2 (1.61%) Symfony
4 1 (0.81%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) EDI
4 1 (0.81%) IDoc
4 1 (0.81%) JAX-RS
4 1 (0.81%) Node.js
4 1 (0.81%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.23%) FMCG
2 4 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Unix
2 4 (3.23%) Windows
3 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X Server
3 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.71%) ERP
2 17 (13.71%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (11.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 13 (10.48%) Project Management
5 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.45%) Migration
7 8 (6.45%) Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (5.65%) Analytics
9 6 (4.84%) Change Management
9 6 (4.84%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Cash Management
10 5 (4.03%) Coaching
10 5 (4.03%) ITIL
10 5 (4.03%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (4.03%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) Java
2 10 (8.06%) SQL
3 5 (4.03%) ABAP
4 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.42%) XPath
4 3 (2.42%) XQuery
5 2 (1.61%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) ACSP
2 3 (2.42%) ACTC
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) MCITP
3 2 (1.61%) MCP
3 2 (1.61%) MCTS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) CIMA
4 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) PMO
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) IFRS
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (22.58%) Oracle
2 14 (11.29%) IBM
3 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.03%) Ariba
5 4 (3.23%) hybris
5 4 (3.23%) OpenText
6 3 (2.42%) Apple
6 3 (2.42%) Infor
6 3 (2.42%) Ivanti
6 3 (2.42%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.61%) HP
7 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.81%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.81%) CA
8 1 (0.81%) Dell
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat